WAYFARER Detailed Review

If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats, then here is a complete review of WAYFARER. Built by Abbott Boats Inc. and designed by Ian Proctor, the boat was first built in 1957. It has a hull type of Centerboard Dinghy and LOA is 4.82. Its sail area/displacement ratio 43.67. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on undefined.

WAYFARER has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base. Read on to find out more about WAYFARER and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:4.82 m / 15.81 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Centerboard Dinghy
S.A. (reported):13.1 m2 / 141.01 ft2
Draft (max):1.17 m / 3.84 ft
Displacement:169 kg / 372.58 lbs
Construction:Ply (multi-chine)/FG
# Built:8400
Designers:Ian Proctor
LWL:4.52 m / 14.83 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:3.43
Capsize Screening Formula:3.38


Builders:Abbott Boats Inc.
Designers:Ian Proctor


Who designed the WAYFARER?

WAYFARER was designed by Ian Proctor.

Who builds WAYFARER?

WAYFARER is built by Abbott Boats Inc..

When was WAYFARER first built?

WAYFARER was first built in 1957.

How long is WAYFARER?

WAYFARER is 4.52 m in length.

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